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Jaguar Classic begins E-Type 60th anniversary celebrations with tribute edition

1 month ago   |   By EVO

Jaguar 's iconic E-type will celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2021 and to commemorate the milestone Jaguar Classic , the division responsible for both the careful restoration of authentic originals and the prized period reproductions, has revealed plans to offer collectors one of six pairs of restored E-types inspired by two specific examples with quite the back story.
‘9600HP' and ‘77RW' were the two E-types that shocked the motoring world in March 1961 when they appeared in public for the first time at the Geneva motor show. The original Series One coupe, dubbed ‘9600HP', was an...
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New commemorative Jaguar E-Type 60 Editions unveiled

New commemorative Jaguar E-Type 60 Editions unveiled

1 month ago   |   By Auto Express

Jaguar is currently restoring six matching pairs of limited-edition E-Types , which will mark the 60th anniversary of the iconic sports car. The Jaguar E-Type 60 Collection models will be finished in time for the sports car's diamond celebration in March 2021.
The special edition models will be built to the same specification as the two most iconic E-Types ever made - the 9600 HP coupe and 77 RW roadster - both of which played a pivotal role in the E-Type's global debut in Geneva back in 1961.
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The E-Type coupe, which wore the 9600 HP number plate...
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Jaguar details recreated E-Type to mark icon's 60th anniversary

Jaguar details recreated E-Type to mark icon's 60th anniversary

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

Exclusive E-Type 60 Edition will pay homage to the early cars that appeared at Geneva in 1961
Jaguar will celebrate the 60th anniversary of its iconic E-Type sports car with a limited run of '60 Edition' resto-mod cars.
The manufacturer's in-house Classic department will create six matching pairs of E-Types at its Warwickshire headquarters, styled to pay tribute to the two cars used for the model's unveiling at that year's Geneva motor show .
Each pair will comprise a grey Fixed Head Coupé modelled on a prototype registered ‘9600 HP' - the example driven from Coventry to Switzerland the...
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